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by Demonizer
Wed Sep 14, 2016 2:05 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: The dragon in the room: Hostility toward rich, Chinese newcomers
Replies: 128
Views: 21138

Re: The dragon in the room: Hostility toward rich, Chinese newcomers

... are over exaggerated. with regards to children priced out of the city, they already are, even the parents. that's why they move to burbs like langley and abbotsford.
by yzfr1
Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... + 400 mortgage / $500 k seems to be the limit, hence why more first timers are heading into the condo space. Maybe better transit to Maple Ridge / Langley is the way to go. Invest in really really good transit. Someone mentioned fast above ground rail like skytrain running along highway 1 and then ...
by Geyser
Fri Aug 26, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... to be in the USA immediately before their financial collapse. You also wrote: " 500K mortgage is limited to condos, you can't even buy a house in Langley for 500k anymore. Like I said earlier, the crazy high risk properties are cheaper ones out in the valley. NOT 1 million + homes in Vancouver." ...
by Geyser
Fri Aug 26, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... gear and put every last penny into a mortgage and live pay cheque to pay cheque. 500K mortgage is limited to condos, you can't even buy a house in Langley for 500k anymore. Like I said earlier, the crazy high risk properties are cheaper ones out in the valley. NOT 1 million + homes in Vancouver. ...
by yzfr1
Fri Aug 26, 2016 1:19 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... gear and put every last penny into a mortgage and live pay cheque to pay cheque. 500K mortgage is limited to condos, you can't even buy a house in Langley for 500k anymore. Like I said earlier, the crazy high risk properties are cheaper ones out in the valley. NOT 1 million + homes in Vancouver.
by Geyser
Thu Aug 25, 2016 2:24 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... to pay check managed to save up 600-700K for a down on a house? I would argue the pay check to pay check people live in cheaper condos out east, Langley and Maple ridge. you don't have great saving habits and all of a sudden live in the poor house after buying a place." Geyser replied: Have you ...
by tdma800
Thu Aug 25, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... to pay check managed to save up 600-700K for a down on a house? I would argue the pay check to pay check people live in cheaper condos out east, Langley and Maple ridge. you don't have great saving habits and all of a sudden live in the poor house after buying a place. Cheaper condos, and new ...
by reallyreal2
Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... the market? How many people are not seeing pay increases keep up to inflation? You are crazy if you think pay cheque to pay cheque is solely a langley, maple ridge, port coquitlam issue. And equity has nothing to do with it when you can't make monthly payments.
by yzfr1
Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.
Replies: 147
Views: 27998

Re: Vancouver's housing market crash hits home.

... to pay check managed to save up 600-700K for a down on a house? I would argue the pay check to pay check people live in cheaper condos out east, Langley and Maple ridge. you don't have great saving habits and all of a sudden live in the poor house after buying a place. Cheaper condos, and new ...
by yzfr1
Mon Aug 15, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: New Stats for Every Area in Metro Van. 5 Pages per area
Replies: 9
Views: 2661

Re: New Stats for Every Area in Metro Van. 5 Pages per area

That's why the age old saying of location, location, location is key. Significant drops in some areas I can see, new developments in Langley and surrey. Cookie cutter neighborhoods where all the houses are the same and everyone bought new at the same time. Usually down payments are 5-20% ...
by tdma800
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:45 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should the government intervene?
Replies: 490
Views: 78030

Re: Should the government intervene?

... with with kids supposed to live here? If you don't see a problem then I guess you just don't understand the situation! So a doctor can't live in langley or alder Grove or fort langley or Abbotsford? Are they handicapped? Can they not work near their residence? There isn't a shortgage of doctors. ...
by Demonizer
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should the government intervene?
Replies: 490
Views: 78030

Re: Should the government intervene?

... with with kids supposed to live here? If you don't see a problem then I guess you just don't understand the situation! So a doctor can't live in langley or alder Grove or fort langley or Abbotsford? Are they handicapped? Can they not work near their residence?
by Demonizer
Wed Jul 27, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Should the government intervene?
Replies: 490
Views: 78030

Re: Should the government intervene?

... there are far less east indians or asians whining about pricing. one thing that i believe will happen is the buyers will just buy in beyond Langley and Maple Ridge into Mission and Chilliwack and Okanagan http://2007.vancouverfoundationvitalsigns.ca/files/Web_Map_2.gif
by DAB
Sun Jun 05, 2016 8:16 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Monthly stats for May
Replies: 36
Views: 7845

Re: Monthly stats for May

Bob Rennie was on CKNW last week. He had a young couple buy in Langley for $600k last year. Now comparables in the area is $900k. Even the suburbs are getting expensive. $1 million for langley?
by tdma800
Tue May 17, 2016 7:06 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: April Sales Remain @ Record Levels Across Metro Vancouver
Replies: 63
Views: 15930

Re: April Sales Remain @ Record Levels Across Metro Vancouve

... high Asian population. More then likely they will be in the same boat as me. Where I'm worried about is place like Maple Ridge or some parts of Langley. Yes especially that. Unnamed Asians in the Fraser Valley are famous for growing blueberries and putting several generations in one home, and ...
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